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Rotary Delivers: Wheelchairs to Colombia

Sponsor delivery of wheelchairs to civilian victims of land-mines in Colombia

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The Rotary Club of Fort Lauderdale, in partnership with the Wheelchair Foundation, raised $ 16,500 to sponsor the delivery of a container of 110 wheelchairs for distribution to victims of land mines in Colombia. The Rotary Club of Bogotá Laureles will take delivery of the shipment and organize the distribution. Representatives of both clubs will participate in the distribution to the children and adults certified to receive a wheelchair.

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International, Community economic development

Colombia

02 March 2015

30 June 2015

Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA (Rotary Club)
Bogotá-Laureles, D.C., Colombia (Rotary Club)

Mr. Anthony J. Abbate, Fort Lauderdale | contact
Alejandro Molina Pardo, Bogotá-Laureles | contact
Jack Drury, | contact

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    Mr. Anthony J. Abbate
    Fort Lauderdale and Bogota Clubs sign MOU

Engagement Tracker

Total volunteer hours
48
Hours
Number of volunteers
10
People
Total cash contributions
16,500
USD
Total in-kind contributions
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USD